Nov 18, 2012 7:00am PST
aid ron barber will run for a complete -- will -- ron barber will return for a complete run for the race and postedthis message on facebook. this is great news and we are so excited our friend is representing us in congress. >>> machine in in florida. democratic challenger is leading and while the margin does not automatically trigger it, ballots were miss counted. >>> and they are protesting the country's abortion law. the protest follows the death of an indian woman to terminate her pregnancy. they are remembering the woman who was 17 weeks pregnant. she asked for the procedure after her doctor told her she was having a miscarriage and because she was in extreme pain. >>> and researchers say there were was growing support among the african-american community today that number is up to 151% nationwide and if the -- and many of them will support it. >>> and they made headlines,uc police made headlines pepper spraying the campus and they agreed to a 1 million-dollar settlement with 21 injured students. they criticized herman andment and they are urging people to stop foreclos
Nov 10, 2012 2:00pm PST
congressman ron barber. he won a special election to fill her seat after she stepped down. >> i turned to mr. loughner and said i hold no hatred for you, but i am very, very angry and sick at heart about what you did and the hurt you have imposed on all of us. i told him that he must now live with this burden, and will never see the outside of a prison again. >> loughner was sentenced to serve the rest of his life in prison without the possibility of parole. >>> a prominent texas attorney, facing charges of laundering more than $600 million for a mexican drug cartel. he is a former board member for the el paso symphony orchestra. what do we know about this del gado person? >> as you said, he was very active in his community, donated money, also started his own scholarship fund for the advancement of latino students who want to major in public policy and administration. and now, you know, we hear that there is another side. we hear he is a really nice guy. but perhaps the allegations are that he has laundered $600 million for a drug cartel. >> well, his lawyer, obviously, says he is innocent.
Nov 12, 2012 6:00am PST
race, representative ron barber, the hand-picked successor of gabrielle giffords, he pulled slightly ahead of challenger martha mcsally. b barber is now up by 330 votes. he had been trailing in the count when it was 100% before more ballots were found -- or counted. the mail-in ballots in arizona. we're going to keep getting more. >>> in arizona's ninth district kyrsten sinema over vernon parker by nearly 9,000 votes. and there's still no winner in florida's 18th district between congressman allen west and democratic he opponent patrick murphy. at latest count the lead is by 500 votes. there was a partial recount in st. lucie county that makes the west folks think there should be evidence of a full recount. democrat ami bera leads lungren. scott peters leads brian bilbray by about 1,300 votes. congressman mike mcintyre leads opponent david rouzer. we'll see if more votes trickle in. fiscal cliff remains in focus. business leaders are urging them to work together for a deal. becky, do we assume that the market is going to be reacting to fiscal cliff negotiations between now and the en
Nov 15, 2012 5:00am EST
giffords. her former aide ron barber is neck and neck with margaret mcsally. ballots are still being counted and the lead keeps going back and forth. >>> it's been nine days since the presidential election. now mitt romney is talking about why he didn't defeat president obama. that's coming up at 5:31. >>> in sports at 5:22, the wizards are in danger of becoming the nba's laughingstock. >> next at 5:15, we'll see if howard is removing some of the raindrops from his seven-day forecast. we'll be back. ♪ [ harry umlaut ] hey you know what, i speak european. [ sally umlaut ] european isn't a language. i think they speak all kinds over there. nah. it's basically one language with a few variations. my cousin has a passport. uh-huh. take this fascinating muller yogurt. frut up. means "fruit up." as in creamy yogurt down below. and a delectable, aromatic layer of blended fruity, moussey, uppiness on top. frut up. as the europeans say. in their language. wow. you really are bilingual. yeah, i dated a comma in high school. [ male announcer ] muller. the european for yummy. >>> welcome back.
Nov 10, 2012 9:00am PST
of his republican opponent. democrat incumbent ron barber says he believes he has the votes to win with absentee and provisional ballots still uncounted. >>> and in california long time republican congressman mary bono mack just conceded late last night losing her seat to her democratic challenger. >>> in his first post election weekly address, president obama emphasized his plan to extend middle class tax cuts and reduce the deficit. his measured tone today different from an emotional moment that came on the heels of an exhaustive campaign. here's the president thanking his campaign workers. >> because of you guys [ inaudible ] that what i'm doing is important. i'm really proud of that. i'm really proud of you. and what you just did -- [ cheers and applause ] >> joining me now, associate editor of the "washington post" and author of "barack obama the story." david, welcome. thanks for joining me. >> great to be with you, alex. >> i want to first up get your reaction to that tape that we just played of the president tearing up there. is that unexpected given the man that you know f